The first match being called off due to rain at Dharamashala, the next ODI was expected to be played today at Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh in an empty stadium. The BCCI and CSA jointly decided to reschedule the series due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
South Africa expressed their gratitude for their understanding and cooperation in arriving at this very responsible decision, will visit at a later date to play a 3 matches series.
IPL – 2020 being the first event to be rescheduled to 15th April by BCCI, then within 24 hours this series called off.
In the first ODI, the stadium was almost full , ignoring government advisories to avoid any mass gathering.
Looking at the present condition, any mass gathering should be avoided and will not allow for any sports or event said by Ministry of Health & Social Welfare as well as the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports